The best literary science fiction of 2018
2:00 PM, Sunday 21 Apr 2019 (1 hour)
Soon it will be time for nominations to be submitted and votes decided for this year’s speculative fiction awards. What were the best novels and short stories of last year and why? Which genre veterans surprised us? To which newcomers should we all be paying attention? What are the sub-genres and trends on the rise, and which recent fashions seem on the way out? A look at the science fiction scene as it stands now, and where it’s set to go.